May 11th, 2009
05:36 PM ET

Beat 360° 5/11/09

Ready for today's Beat 360°? Everyday we post a picture – and you provide the caption and our staff will join in too. Tune in tonight at 10pm to see if you are our favorite! Here is the 'Beat 360°' pic:

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner chats with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright as former Secretary of State Colin Powell talks on his cell phone prior to the annual White House Correspondents' Association gala dinner on May 9, 2009. (Source: Getty Images)

Have fun with it. We're looking forward to your captions! Make sure to include your name, city, state (or country) so we can post your comment.

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soundoff (120 Responses)
  1. Damien S. - Portland, Texas

    Okay, who invited Cheney?

    May 11, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  2. Ernie Grajeda

    "Honey,you won't believe who's dating"

    May 11, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  3. Janine from PA.

    Cheney chooses Limbaugh over me, eh? And I care because.....?

    May 11, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  4. Teagan- Ft.Collins,C.O.

    Timothy Geithner struggles with Madeleine Albright's question of whowas the better secretary of state.

    May 11, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  5. Orla Stuart, Santa Cruz, CA

    This food is BAAAAAD! We're tired of eating rubber steaks at these events! Please deliver 3 pizzas to Timothy Geithner, Madeleine Albright and Colin Powell.

    May 11, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  6. Rafael Peralta Bronx.Ny

    Powell chatting it away with Cheney begging for Cheney's apology.

    May 11, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  7. Vickie Show Me State

    Yes! Is this "The Washington Post?" We've just been informed that, George W. Bush has volunteered to be the ginnie pig for Rice's torture technique's.

    May 11, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  8. Terry Kappel - woostock, IL

    What do you mean the voting is closed for American Idol this week?

    May 11, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  9. Janine from PA.

    Look, you're my broker you do as I say, Geithners right behind me and he says sell!

    May 11, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  10. Mark

    "President Obama, I don't know why Cheney would say something like that about me. All I asked him was, "Is your undisclosed location Uranus?"

    Sacramento, CA

    May 11, 2009 at 6:06 pm |
  11. Ed - Sidney, OH

    Well tell the president to GET OFF the rideing lawn mower, and come in, everyone is waiting! ...........And don't let Wonda Sykes get wind of this!

    May 11, 2009 at 6:06 pm |
  12. mike

    I just spoke with Geithner and he confirmed the Chinese are going to take Florida in return for financing our debt.

    May 11, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  13. Wyatt Knight - Rochester, NY

    Colin Powell:”No, I can't find Geithner or Albright anywhere."

    -Wyatt Knight

    May 11, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  14. Rodney Hoffman

    Let's enjoy this. "It's Bush's fault" won't get the same laughs next year.

    Los Angeles, CA

    May 11, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  15. Preeam from Plano, TX

    Timothy Geithner : Collin always does that to me. Whenever I want to talk to him, He turns back and starts talking on his cell...

    May 11, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  16. gayle mccauley Malden,Mass.

    "Boy the name of this event could have been Washywood or Hollyngton"

    May 11, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  17. Bill from PlanoTX.

    "Madame Secretary, this has to be the last dance. It's my turn to watch the Vice President."

    May 11, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  18. Mary Louise Helwig-Rodriguez

    Hey honey, Albright is getting a bailout from Geitner. I'm going to see if I can get in on the action.

    May 11, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
  19. Wyatt Knight - Rochester, NY

    Colin Powell:"OMG, these people are GIANTS!"

    -Wyatt Knight

    May 11, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
  20. Damien S. - Portland, Texas

    Madeleine Albright, alive when dinosaurs onced ruled the earth, tries to tell the boys about the good ‘ole days but has a problem keeping them interested.

    May 11, 2009 at 6:01 pm |
  21. Don, WA

    "Hello Mr. President, this is Colin Powell. I just heard Tim Geithner telling Madeleine that he thinks you have big ears. So don't pull any punches on him in your comedy speech...verify...all Geithner jokes are a go."

    May 11, 2009 at 6:00 pm |
  22. matt, new york, ny

    Here's Tim Geithner begging the former secretaries to arrange for his deportation to a tax haven

    May 11, 2009 at 5:59 pm |
  23. Jeff in Cincinnati, OH

    My head is KILLING me! Madeleine Albright must be nearby!

    May 11, 2009 at 5:58 pm |
  24. Cynthia - Plymouth Meeting, PA

    Powell : " No way, Mr. President, I will not sit with Madeline. I mean, c'mon... Michelle promised me I wouldn't have to sit at the old peoples table."

    May 11, 2009 at 5:58 pm |
  25. Jane Schrantz, Gurnee IL

    ► Get the writers on the line! Cheney's gone off the deep end, and we need some good jokes! ◄

    May 11, 2009 at 5:57 pm |
  26. Terri Ohio

    You were right , She has the perfect arms, Mrs. Obama has stolen the stage, everyone is stairing at her arms.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:56 pm |

    "You see Mads, he thinks we're here for the jokes. But, we're really re-directing all of his personal calls to Hillary's self help group for reformed Republicans!"

    May 11, 2009 at 5:55 pm |
  28. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama


    May 11, 2009 at 5:52 pm |
  29. Ed - Sidney, OH

    Hello................. I would like to have 500 pizza's delivered to 1600 pennsylvania Ave

    May 11, 2009 at 5:51 pm |
  30. Terri Ohio

    Yes sir we have security everywhere, She may come out and bare her arms now.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:51 pm |
  31. John Evans

    As soon as I see Rush Limbaugh I'm going to change into my Democrat-Man costume!

    San Diego, CA.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:51 pm |
  32. Kevin from Portland, Oregon

    Doesn't Powell know that he should be Twittering? Talking on the phone is so 2008.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:51 pm |
  33. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama


    May 11, 2009 at 5:51 pm |
  34. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama

    That's Michelle and who's that with her.....Oh yeah the President....I think his name is Barack .....

    May 11, 2009 at 5:50 pm |
  35. Tarja, Finland

    Yes honey, I promise not to drink too much champagne.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:49 pm |
  36. Megan - Cohutta, GA

    Geithner: Is Ed Henry wearing the same tux as me?
    Albright: Yeah I think he is.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:48 pm |
  37. john

    Colin Powell: No, I'm not James Earl Jones. This place is crawling with celebrity hounds. Get me out of here!

    May 11, 2009 at 5:48 pm |
  38. Justin N.

    "Mommy... Cheney is making fun of me. The people talking behind me now are a little nicer I think. Oh, yeah, happy mother's day."

    May 11, 2009 at 5:48 pm |
  39. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama

    "Oh wow Stevie Wonder just came through the door.....No it's one of The Jonas Brothers trying to crash....my bad !!!!"

    May 11, 2009 at 5:48 pm |
  40. Megan Dresslar - Shoreline, WA

    Powell: Don't call me, I can't talk you on the cellphone, what pres.Obama said! Please not now Mr. Bush! See you later, Bye!

    May 11, 2009 at 5:46 pm |
  41. Ed - Sidney, OH

    Are sure I'm suppose to be HERE, and not Hillary?

    May 11, 2009 at 5:46 pm |
  42. Frank Bergdoll, Calgary Alberta

    "Hello...Maintenance? There seems to be a hole in the ballroom stage."

    May 11, 2009 at 5:45 pm |
  43. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama

    "What do you mean John McCain and Sarah Palin are on the list.....What list are you looking at???"

    May 11, 2009 at 5:45 pm |
  44. Kevin from Portland, Oregon

    It's that 3 AM call, and the person on the other end is Mr. Fear-monger himself, Dick Cheney.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:45 pm |
  45. Megan - Cohutta, GA

    Some how even in a tux Hillary emasculates me. Yeah I can't believe it either.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:44 pm |
  46. Megan Dresslar - Shoreline, WA

    Tim: I can't wait what Pres.Obama said! he was good joke tell the audience. I couldn't stop laugh myself.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:44 pm |
  47. Megan - Cohutta, GA

    I rock this tux better than Hillary could.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:43 pm |
  48. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama

    "Yeah you heard me right ...Barack is gonna break dance after dinner...you don't want to miss this !"

    May 11, 2009 at 5:43 pm |
  49. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama

    What do you say Madeleine, shall we show this crowd how to "two step" around the questions?

    May 11, 2009 at 5:41 pm |
  50. Kevin from Portland, Oregon

    I bet that's Dick Cheney on the phones telling us that Martians are coming.

    May 11, 2009 at 5:40 pm |
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